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Challenging The Idea That Electric Vehicles Are For The Rich - NRToday.com

4 hours 38 sec ago

NRToday.com

Challenging The Idea That Electric Vehicles Are For The Rich
NRToday.com
On a panel titled “E-Mobility For All,” equity specialist Roman Partida-Lopez from the Center for Sustainable Energy in San Diego said one of the barriers to getting more electric vehicles into low-income communities is the idea that EVs are for rich ...

What will market-based electric vehicle charging look like? - Treehugger

15 hours 45 min ago

Treehugger

What will market-based electric vehicle charging look like?
Treehugger
It's not unreasonable to expect that electric vehicles—and electric vehicle charging—will follow a similar pattern. That said, the idea that electric vehicle charging behavior and, by extension, electric vehicle charging economics will be anything ...

This Tech Could Charge Electric Cars While They Drive - Singularity Hub

16 hours 3 min ago

Singularity Hub

This Tech Could Charge Electric Cars While They Drive
Singularity Hub
The global auto industry is worth $2 trillion, but electric and hybrid cars currently make up less than one percent of that figure. However, experts are predicting an explosion in electric car adoption. Financial services company UBS predicted demand ...

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That Tesla Battery Emissions Study Making the Rounds? It's Bunk. - Popular Mechanics

17 hours 44 min ago

Popular Mechanics

That Tesla Battery Emissions Study Making the Rounds? It's Bunk.
Popular Mechanics
If you're predisposed to hate electric cars, then there's a wonderful story making the rounds that'll support your worldview. It claims that the production of Tesla battery produces carbon emissions equivalent to driving an internal-combustion vehicle ...

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Santa Clara Event Parking Includes Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations - PR Newswire (press release)

17 hours 51 min ago

PR Newswire (press release)

Santa Clara Event Parking Includes Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations
PR Newswire (press release)
SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Heading to an event at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Levi's Stadium, or California's Great America theme park and running low on your Electric Vehicle (EV) charge? There are no ...

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Subsidies for electric cars expensive and ineffective: report - CTV News

18 hours 14 min ago

CTV News

Subsidies for electric cars expensive and ineffective: report
CTV News
Provincial subsidies to encourage the use of electric vehicles are the most expensive, least effective way to help cut greenhouse gas emissions, the Montreal Economic Institute says in a new report. The organization studied the subsidies offered by the ...
Electric vehicles inefficient way to reduce CO2 emissions: studyPhys.Org
Quebec's $8000 electric vehicle subsidy is a waste: studyMontreal Gazette
Electric vehicle subsidies: expensive and ineffectiveCanada NewsWire (press release)
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Tesla moves a step closer to building electric cars in China - Reuters

18 hours 17 min ago

Reuters

Tesla moves a step closer to building electric cars in China
Reuters
O) took a step closer toward establishing an electric vehicle manufacturing plant in China with its announcement on Thursday that it is in exploratory talks with the Shanghai municipal government. Tesla has said it wants to build electric cars in China ...
Tesla Inc. - TSLA - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks Investment Research
Tesla Confirms Work With Shanghai to Explore Output in ChinaBloomberg

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Volvo Takes on Tesla with Announcement of Its New Electric Vehicle Brand - Futurism

18 hours 21 min ago

Futurism

Volvo Takes on Tesla with Announcement of Its New Electric Vehicle Brand
Futurism
A string of recent reports from Volvo has suggested that the Swedish car company is preparing to take on Tesla with an electric vehicle (EV) division. The company has released plans for their upcoming Tesla Model 3 competitor, an SUV slated for release ...
Volvo announces upcoming new 'world beating' performance electric vehicles under its Polestar brandElectrek
Volvo relaunches Polestar as standalone electric car brandAutoblog (blog)

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Electric Car Demand Boosts Companies Engaged With Lithium - Bloomberg

19 hours 23 min ago

Bloomberg

Electric Car Demand Boosts Companies Engaged With Lithium
Bloomberg
“The acceleration in technology, including electric vehicles, could push new metals a lot higher,” said Eily Ong, an analyst at Bloomberg Intelligence who published a model on Wednesday probing the risk-weighted demand for metals including lithium.

Former Hummer factory to become an electric car factory under SF Motors - Electrek

20 hours 5 min ago

Electrek

Former Hummer factory to become an electric car factory under SF Motors
Electrek
Oh the irony. AM General's South Bend, Indiana assembly plant used to manufacture the epitome of gas-guzzling vehicles; the Hummer. But now the company announces today that they are selling the plant to SF Motors, a subsidiary of China's Sokon, ...

Electric Vehicle Maker to Buy AM General Plant in Indiana - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 11:35pm

Manufacturing.net

Electric Vehicle Maker to Buy AM General Plant in Indiana
U.S. News & World Report
Electric Vehicle Maker to Buy AM General Plant in Indiana. An electric vehicle manufacturer plans to buy an AM General assembly plant in northern Indiana and invest $30 million in upgrades at the facility. June 22, 2017, at 9:30 a.m.. MORE.
Union for AM General employees cautiously optimistic about commercial plant saleSouth Bend Tribune

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Electric vehicle maker to buy AM General plant in Indiana - Island Packet

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 11:31pm

South Bend Tribune

Electric vehicle maker to buy AM General plant in Indiana
Island Packet
An electric vehicle manufacturer plans to buy an AM General assembly plant in northern Indiana and invest $30 million in upgrades at the facility. SF Motors and AM General didn't announce a price Thursday for the commercial assembly plant in Mishawaka.
AM General to sell commercial assembly plant in Mishawaka to electric car makerSouth Bend Tribune

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Government plans electric vehicle roll out - Politics.co.uk

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 11:19pm

Government plans electric vehicle roll out
Politics.co.uk
“Legislation will be introduced to ensure the United Kingdom remains a world leader in new industries, including electric cars,” the Queen said at the state opening of Parliament. The so called Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill will allow the ...

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Most drivers could go electric within 10 years - Phys.Org

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 9:15pm

Phys.Org

Most drivers could go electric within 10 years
Phys.Org
"We feel that within the next decade, electric vehicles are positioned to be more suitable for most drivers to use on a daily basis," said Brandon Schoettle, project manager at the U-M Transportation Research Institute. "That's due to recent ...

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Quebec's $8000 electric vehicle subsidy is a waste: study - Montreal Gazette

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 8:59pm

Montreal Gazette

Quebec's $8000 electric vehicle subsidy is a waste: study
Montreal Gazette
A BMW vehicle is being charged at the Paris Auto Show in Paris, France, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. Many major automakers are finding the Paris auto show, held in a city whose mayor wants to ban diesels to reduce pollution, as a fine place to show off ...
Subsidizing electric cars is inefficient and costly, report saysCP24 Toronto's Breaking News
Electric vehicle subsidies: expensive and ineffectiveBOE Report (press release)
Provincial subsidies for electric vehicles are the most expensive, least effective way to help cut greenhouse570 News

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Every country should consider copying this UK bill to support electric ... - TNW

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 3:42pm

TNW

Every country should consider copying this UK bill to support electric ...
TNW
A new bill included in the Queen's Speech requires gas stations to install charging points for electric vehicles across England, Wales and Scotland.

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Workplace electric vehicle chargers to increase ten times by 2022 - Electric Light & Power

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 4:13am

Electric Light & Power

Workplace electric vehicle chargers to increase ten times by 2022
Electric Light & Power
With millions of plug-in electric vehicles in use worldwide, demand for smart charging solutions has become an enormous developer and investment opportunity, according to a recently published report by IoT market research firm ON World. "Tesla with ...

The UK Wants to Lead World in Driverless and Electric Vehicles - Bloomberg

Thu, 22/06/2017 - 12:47am

Bloomberg

The UK Wants to Lead World in Driverless and Electric Vehicles
Bloomberg
A power charging cable hangs attached from a Renault Kangoo ZE electric truck at a Gnewt Cargo Ltd. distribution centre in London, U.K., on Monday, May 23, 2016. The U.K. capital's transport authority is catalyzing the transition from diesel to ...

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Audi confirms production of its second all-electric car at its Brussels ... - Electrek

Wed, 21/06/2017 - 11:50pm

Electrek

Audi confirms production of its second all-electric car at its Brussels ...
Electrek
While Audi's electric vehicle effort still mostly only exist in press releases and concepts, it looks like it's about to move to production in a significant way if we are ...

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